Bollywood Actor Vidyut Jammwal is in the news these days for his upcoming film ‘Khuda Hafiz: Chapter 2-Agni Pariksha’. Now recently the makers of this film have apologized to the people of the Shia community. In fact, people of the Shia community had accused the makers of hurting their religious sentiments through the song ‘Haq Hussain’ of the film.
The makers issued a statement saying, “We, the makers of ‘Khuda Hafiz: Chapter 2-Agni Pariksha’ take cognizance of the concerns expressed by some of the Shia community and sincerely apologize for the fact that ‘Haq Hussain’ Elements of the song inadvertently hurt him. Some people in the community objected to the use of the word ‘Husain’ and Zanjeer.”
The makers further added, “We have now decided to modify the song. In consultation with the CBFC censor board, we have removed the chained blade scenes from the song and we have changed the lyrics of the song ‘Haq Hussain’ to ‘Junoon Hai’. We would like to point out that the film does not depict any Shia community in any wrong way. Nor does the film depict any person from the Shia community attacking anyone.”
In the statement, the makers said, “The song was created with the most pious intention to celebrate the glory of Imam Hussain and we never intended to hurt religious sentiments. Yet voluntarily keeping the sentiments of the Shia sect in mind. We have made necessary changes in the song.”
Let us tell you that ‘Khuda Hafiz: Chapter 2-Agni Pariksha’ has been written and directed by Farooq Kabir. Apart from Vidyut Jammwal, Shivaleeka Oberoi is also going to be seen in the lead role in this film. The film is produced by Kumar Mangat Pathak, Abhishek Pathak, Sneha Bimal Parekh and Ram Mirchandani. Music has been given by Mithun and Vishal Mishra.